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2012 Rio Tinto Alcan Dragon Boat Festival

  • Friday, June 15, 2012 - Sunday, June 17, 2012 (Recurring daily)
  • Location: Creekside Community Recreation Centre
  • Address: 1 Athletes Way, Vancouver, BC V5Y 0B1
  • Admission: Free
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A spirited summer tradition Creekside Community Centre, Creekside Olympic Village and the waters of False Creek will come alive with the 24th Annual Rio Tinto Alcan Dragon Boat Festival, June 15, 16 & 17, 2012. 

Created 24 years ago as a showcase of Vancouver's growing cultural diversity, this first-of-its-kind event has grown to become a grand celebration of Canada's unique multicultural heritage with exciting programs and professional performances by well- known entertainers.

Visual arts displays and activities from local community groups, and of course, the world-class dragon boat races makes Rio Tinto Alcan Dragon Boat Festival Vancouver's most anticipated and prestigious summer event.

For more information, please visit http://dragonboatbc.ca/.

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